Where is Mount Rainier National Park?
State Of Washington
Type National Park
Location south-east of Seattle and Tacoma
founded in 1899
Brief information the Park includes a mountainous Wonderland, famous for its dense forests, lush wild flower meadows vast snow fields, wild glaciers and an active volcano. The Park was founded more than 100 years ago. The highest point is the active volcano Mount Rainier with a height of 4,392 meters.
Visitors jaährlich 1,291,000 visitors (average per day 3,538)
Size 94 sq m
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Opening time basically open all year round, in Winter many roads are not passable. The only entrance in Winter is the Nisqually Entrance to the west of the park.
Arrival starting point is Ashford WA. The Park is only accessible by private vehicles, there is no public transport in the Park.
Admission fee, National Park Pass and Golden Eagle Pass will be honored
Facilities many visitor’s center
several visitor centres
National Park Inn and Paradise Inn (reservation recommended)
Restaurants in the Lodges
Adventure 235 kilometers of road and 384 kilometers of hiking trails
The Park offers a lot of discovery from the fields of nature and history
The ascent of Mount Rainier is very difficult, advisable is the Wonderland Trail
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